Lot 166

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STERLING: Assembled sterling silver tea set of five George III period pieces by John Robins (London, registered 1774), along with a George III style water kettle on burner by George Gebelein (Boston, active 1909- 1950's) and silverplate oval tray with rubbed hallmarks, details include: shorter teapot, liner, creamer and waste container by John Robins and dated 1799, all with matching hallmarks, three with engraved crest, liner with mounted wooden base (not included in weight); teapot with ivory finial and ebonized wood scroll handle, scattered scratches and small dents (34.9 ozt. tw. for the three pieces); tall coffeepot also by John Robins but dated 1805, ivory handle with checking, small scattered dents throughout and larger quarter-sized dent at waist near crest, 9" h. (26.49 ozt); water kettle on stand with marked sterling burner by George Gebelein, ebonized wood handle and ivory finial and knob, handle, spout, key and foot all tested silver, one chain partially detached, 12 3/4" h. (46.1 ozt. tw.); and large silverplate oval tray marked "Made in England" to base along with rubbed illegible hallmarks, crest and motto engraved at center, gadroon border, numerous scratches including some deep, 25 3/4" l., all pieces with wear consistent with age and use including dents, scratches, etc., and sold as is. [Total Approximate Weight including all non-silver parts: 107.4 ozt. tw. (does not include liner).

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